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pdfseparate(1)                                                  pdfseparate(1)




NAME

       pdfseparate - Portable Document Format (PDF) page extractor


SYNOPSIS

       pdfseparate [options] PDF-file PDF-page-pattern


DESCRIPTION

       pdfseparate extract single pages from a Portable Document Format (PDF).

       pdfseparate reads the PDF file PDF-file, extracts one  or  more  pages,
       and writes one PDF file for each page to PDF-page-pattern.

       PDF-page-pattern  should  contain  %d (or any variant respecting printf
       format), since %d is replaced by the page number.

       The PDF-file should not be encrypted.


OPTIONS

       -f number
              Specifies the first page to extract. If -f is  omitted,  extrac-
              tion starts with page 1.

       -l number
              Specifies the last page to extract. If -l is omitted, extraction
              ends with the last page.

       -v     Print copyright and version information.

       -h     Print usage information.  (-help and --help are equivalent.)


EXAMPLE

       pdfseparate sample.pdf sample-%d.pdf

       extracts all pages from sample.pdf, if i.e. sample.pdf has 3 pages,  it
       produces

       sample-1.pdf, sample-2.pdf, sample-3.pdf


AUTHOR

       The pdfseparate software  and  documentation  are  copyright  1996-2004
       Glyph  &  Cog,  LLC  and  copyright  2005-2011 The Poppler Developers -
       http://poppler.freedesktop.org


SEE ALSO

       pdfdetach(1),  pdffonts(1),  pdfimages(1),  pdfinfo(1),  pdftocairo(1),
       pdftohtml(1),  pdftoppm(1),  pdftops(1),  pdftotext(1) pdfsig(1), pdfu-
       nite(1)



                               15 September 2011                pdfseparate(1)

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